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Mission, Vision and Value Statements

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A. Go to a public corporation's website and read their statements on corporate social responsibility. What aspects of their ethics do you agree or disagree with? Why?

B. What is the difference between a vision and a mission? Where have you seen misleading organizational mission, vision, and values statements? How did that affect the organization?

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A. Go to a public corporation's website and read their statements on corporate social responsibility. What aspects of their ethics do you agree or disagree with? Why?

I went to Coca Cola's website (http://www.thecoca-colacompany.com/sustainabilityreport/index.html) and read their detailed information regarding social responsibility. Since Coca Cola utilizes water as the main ingredient in their manufacturing they have identified water as an important component "to the health and economic prosperity of the communities we serve". To this end they recycle wastewater and replenish or offset water used. This seems like a reasonable approach ethically, since it is a responsible action to take. Other tactics the company outlines include energy efficiency and climate protection, sustainable packaging, and contributing resources to the communities in which they operate. These are each honorable and ethically correct. As the company points out, their "business depends on communities that are healthy in every sense...we are helping communities thrive". This is the right action to take, since it is good for the company and good for the community. Taking care of customers is the right thing to do in the interest of long-term business.

In addition, the company addresses obesity. This is where I tend ...

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A. Go to a public corporation's website and read their statements on corporate social responsibility. What aspects of their ethics do you agree or disagree with? Why?

B. What is the difference between a vision and a mission? Where have you seen misleading organizational mission, vision, and values statements? How did that affect the organization?

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a. Identify your employer or the organization for which you would like to complete or are considering completing a strategic plan. You may focus this study on a specific department, group, division, or function, within the organization.

b. Provide a brief background of your subject firm, including its products/services and customers.

c. Describe your organization's mission, vision and value statements.

d. Describe how the mission, vision, and values aid your organization in reaching its desired end state?

e. Describe how the leadership and culture of the organization are reflected by the mission, vision and value statements?

f. Identify internal and external stakeholders and describe how the outcomes indicated by your organization's statements affect them?

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